Sam Smith has created it his objective to show the prevalence of homophobia.
The 23-year-old Stay With Me singer continues to be openly gay throughout his career.
And on Tuesday Sam shared a screenshot he took of your Instagram account where someone uses derogatory language by discussing him being a ‘f****t’.
‘This genuinely doesn’t offend me, coz I’m much too tick skinned on the subject of this kind of sh*t. BUT I i would like to share this with everyone, so that you can see how homophobia continues to be SO PRESENT in our society!! (sic),’ Sam wrote in the caption linked to the screenshot.
The Instagram account image the four-time Grammy-winner shared is known as @gaysamsmith as well as the profile is packed with spite against homosexuals. The headline for that @gaysamsmith profile reads: ‘WE HATE F****T SMITH’. And the account’s description is every bit as hateful, while using text reading: ‘there is really a f*g, his name is sam. when he’s on, I like to cry. they are gay but that is okay, we can easily all poke fun at him (sic)’.
The odious Instagram account have not posted any images yet, nevertheless it has already amassed a complete of five followers.
Sam Smith – I Am Not The Only One
Sam has spoken previously about his experience being bullied for his sexuality before.
‘When I transferred to London I got punched inside the neck walking back from work. It was definitely homophobic,’ he recalled to British newspaper The Sun. ‘I was on the phone speaking quite loudly together with pink headphones on so that it was pretty clear I was gay.
‘The toughest time personally was my 1st year in secondary school when I hadn’t emerge as gay. It was actually the denying to become gay that’s getting me bullied.’